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Mornings at The DIG

2021 Summer Gardening Series, Saturdays at 9 am, Klindt Dr. & Steelhead Way in the Port District of The Dalles. These events are free and open to the public.

July 10, 2021 at 9 am 
Cherry Production/Varieties

July 17, 2021 at 9 am 
Fall & Winter Gardening

July 24, 2021 at 9 am
Rhubarb: Growing & Preparing

July 31, 2021 at 9 am
The Good, The Bad & The Ugly - Insects in the Garden

August 7, 2021 at 9 am
Garlic: How Can Something So Healthy Taste So Good?

August 14, 2021 at 9 am
A Walk In The Garden

August 21, 2021 at 9 am
Soil Biology & Compost Teas

August 28, 2021 at 9 am
TOMATOES! Locally Grown Varieties

*schedule subject to change if OSU or directives surrounding Covid-19 change.

Please note: State of Oregon and OSU protocols for Covid-19 will be strictly followed. We will be contact tracing. It is recommended that those who are not vaccinated, have weakened immune systems, or who don't feel comfortable yet continue to wear face coverings. Thank you for your understanding and helping us keep you safe and healthy!

Around the Garden Zoom Series 

Throughout this series we will learn about basic gardening practices. If you are a new gardener and want a little help getting started, we invite you to attend any or all of this free series. Pre-registration is required for each class below. Participants will receive a link via email to join.

Beginner Gardening
May 3, 2021 at 5:30 pm
Recorded Presentation

Slides pdf

Raised Bed Gardening
May 10, 2021 at 5:30 pm 
Recorded Presentation

Slides pdf

Container Gardening
May 17, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
Recorded Presentation
Slides pdf

Growing Herbs
May 24, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
Recorded Presentation
Slides pdf

Garden Pollinators
31, 2021 @ 5:30 pm
Register Here



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Photo: Lynn Ketchum ©2016 Oregon State University (Cropped from original)

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